Box Sizes

Box Sizes for Paper Shredding

When you send boxes to be shredded to the destruction facility it is important that you meet these guidelines.

Standard Sizes

File Box and Paper Ream Box

Shred Boss standard file box

A file box that measures 12.5″ W x 10 ” H x 15″ L or a box for a case of 8 1/2″ x 11″ paper are considered standard size.

Small Moving Box

Shred Boss small moving box

A moving box that measures 12″ W x 12 ” H x 16″ L is considered standard size in most cases*.

*Note: This may get up sized if the box is bulging/over full.

Large Sizes

Large File Box

ShredBoss large file boxes

A large file box that measures 12.5″ W x 10 ” H x 24″ L and file box that measures 15″ W x 10 ” H x 24″ L are considered large size.

Extra Large Sizes

Extra Large Box

Shred Boss medium moving box

A moving box that measures 16″ W x 15 ” H x 22″ L is considered extra large size.

Jumbo Sizes

Jumbo Box

Boxes and totes larger than a medium moving box are charged at a jumbo box rate. We do not pick up boxes larger than 3 cubic feet unless you have it on a pallet.

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